We were just beginning to recover from Sandy and our region was hit very hard once again from this Nor’Easter they are calling Athena. There are so many people affected and we want to be able to respond to help with whatever they need. NCSY has been very busy working around the clock with disaster relief programs to help out those neighborhoods
Individuals and Households Program – Housing Assistance Managing Organization U.S. Department of Homeland Security http://www.dhs.gov/ Program Description The Individuals and Households Program (IHP) provides assistance to individuals and households affected by a disaster to enable them to address necessary expenses and serious needs, which cannot be met through other forms of disaster assistance or insurance.
Home and Property Disaster Loans Managing Organization U.S. Small Business Administration http://www.sba.gov Program Description The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is responsible for providing affordable, timely and accessible financial assistance to homeowners and renters located in a declared disaster area. Financial assistance is available in the form of low-interest, long-term loans for losses that are
YouthCon was created to strengthen informal educators who are impacting thousands of Jewish youth every year. On Sunday, August 21, 2011, hundreds of informal educators from all over the world will gather in Stamford, Connecticut to share their skills, ideas, and experiences. This convention will enable youth professionals, synagogue youth directors, camp educators, student activity
More than a half century ago, the Orthodox Union founded NCSY to provide Jewish teens with an opportunity to build a strong connection to their Jewish roots through inspiration and leadership skills. Today, NCSY is the premier organization committed to providing a safe space where teens can celebrate their Jewish heritage, embrace Torah and tradition,